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Jul 31 2015

HEAT RESPONSE PLAN

George T. Roberts, Jr. Heat is a killer. A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is expected and will create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Heat advisories are announced by local weather reports. To protect your health you must be aware of the dangers of heat exhaustion and heat …

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Jul 23 2015

Tyler Public Library: Summer Reading Club Continues

There’s only three weeks left to the Library’s Summer Reading Club! From now until Friday, July 31, readers of all ages and reading levels are encouraged to track their summer reading using the website Tyler.Readsquared.com. So, there is still plenty of time to read, attend a variety of events and earn fantastic prizes generously donated …

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Jul 19 2015

City Slates “School is Cool” Event

The “School is Cool” back to school event is scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 13 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Harvey Hall and the Rose Garden for children and their parents to prepare for the new school year. This event has free admission. Presented by the City of Tyler, Northeast Public Health District, Brookshire’s, the …

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Jul 18 2015

Early Childhood Educators Graduate, Receive Accreditation

Workforce Solutions East Texas (WSET) in partnership with Champions for Children hosted a graduation for 53 child care professionals receiving their Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential on Thursday. The CDA Credential is the most widely recognized credential in early childhood education and is a key stepping stone on the path of career advancement in early …

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Jul 12 2015

Motivational Monday Slated

Do you have a story you want to memorialize and share long after you’re gone? If you do, then come to the Tyler Public Library on July 20 at 4:30 p.m. and learn how to preserve your story. With help from author and personal biographer Ruth Drayer, participants learn tips and techniques for preserving important …

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Jul 05 2015

Smith County Issues Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

The Smith County Clerk’s Office issued its first same-sex marriage license at 9:25 a.m. since the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling to legalize it on Friday. The Vital Statistics Department opened at 9:15 a.m. after a short staff meeting, which included a teleconference with its software vendor, County Clerk Karen Phillips said. On Friday, the State …

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Jul 03 2015

Recognized for Service

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Smith County Commissioners recognized 14 employees for their years of service on Tuesday. Two of the long-time employees, Kenneth Butler and Charley Miller, work for the Road and Bridge Department. Butler, 51, has been working as a mechanic since he was 17 and has worked for Smith County for 20 years. “I like tearing things …

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Jun 30 2015

Record Services Works to Preserve County History

The basement of the Smith County Cotton Belt Building is filled with history. But a crushed sewage drain line under the slab of the building threatened historical documents kept there by the Records Services Department. Last week, Rudd Services employees began digging a more than 100-foot trench to unearth sewage pipes to fix the leak. …

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